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KMWorld 2018 welcomes Lucidea's trend-setting Inmagic Presto and portfolio of KM apps

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(November 1, 2018). Lucidea, developer of a full portfolio of powerful knowledge management solutions, will bring its KMWorld Trend-Setting Product, Inmagic Presto, to the 2018 conference in Washington, DC on November 5th-8th, along with other powerful knowledge management applications used worldwide by leading corporations, professional services firms, heritage institutions, and nonprofits.
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Springer launches interdisciplinary portal on urban studies

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 31, 2018). To meet the changing needs of the research community, Springer has significantly expanded its urban studies publication programme and set up a specially dedicated urban studies portal. The portal compiles a comprehensive collection of books, open access publications, journal articles and reference works related to urban studies and is now available on springer.com.
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Ventura County Library wins multiple awards for extending access with open+ by bibliotheca

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 31, 2018). The Ventura County Library has recently won two awards for the implementation of bibliotheca's open+ solution. Designed to complement staffed library hours, open+ is a comprehensive system that allows libraries to provide additional unstaffed hours, making library spaces and resources more accessible to the community.
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Taft School Library goes live on ByWater Solutions Koha support

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 31, 2018). ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the Taft School, The Hulbert Taft, Jr. Library, in Connecticut is now live on Koha with ByWater Solutions! ByWater completed the transition of the library's 55,000 plus holdings from Millennium ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library.
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MARCIVE now has more than 20 subscribers to Comprehensive Notification Service

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 31, 2018). In February 2017, MARCIVE released a new product that helps libraries keep a better handle on how authorities processing is performed in their ILS or LSP. Over the years, customers had commented how once an initial backfile authorities processing project was completed and Standard Notification Service was begun, their systems didn't always do a good job using the monthly updated authority records to revise the associated bibliographic records. It was difficult to pinpoint why and in what cases an access point would not be updated, even though the proper information was present in the revised authority record.
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AI and the Future of Libraries

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 31, 2018). The topic for the RMG's Annual Presidents' Seminar will be AI and the Future of Libraries.
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Ex Libris delivers first development-partner release of campusM Attendance

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 30, 2018). Ex Libris announced that campusM Attendance module is now available to all development partners. This first release represents an important phase in the development of a feature intended to facilitate class attendance tracking for institutions of higher education across the globe.
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University of California Press Adds Remarq

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 25, 2018). RedLink announced the launch of Remarq on the journal Sociology of Development, published by University of California Press. Remarq is a tool for the research and education communities offering collaboration, commenting, article sharing, and editorial tools, all on the publisher's site and utilizing the Version of Record.
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Georgia Public Library Service launches new website and logo

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 25, 2018). The newly redesigned website of the Georgia Public Library Service is now live at www.georgialibraries.org. The website incorporates new branding for Georgia Public Library Service, including a logo that represents the role of public libraries as welcoming, innovative and fun places to achieve your goals.
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Preservica and Enwoven combine forces to unlock and future-proof the power of company and brand stories

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 25, 2018). Preservica, leaders in active digital preservation software, and Enwoven, innovators in how industries capture their stories and share knowledge, have announced a partnership that empowers organizations to create immersive employee narratives that will last forever. The platform combines photos, documents, audio and video, that draw on authentic assets from the corporate archive, with contextual input from employees, teams, and leaders. This brings once fragmented knowledge to life in a vibrant, engaging narrative while at the same time ensuring the longevity and integrity of those valuable digital assets now and into the future.
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Equinox migrates Lower Macungie Library to the PaILS/SPARK Consortium

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 25, 2018). Equinox announced the successful migration of the Lower Macungie Library to Evergreen within the Pennsylvania Integrated Library System (PaILS) SPARK Consortium. This move includes a total of 17,823 patron records and 67,407 bibliographic records. Equinox provided project management and configuration for the migration in addition to data extraction and conversion. Bibliographic record deduplication was completed by Equinox staff including patron and transaction records. Onsite and remote training was included as part of the migration process by Equinox.
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Civica offers a creative platform to young writers in Singapore with eighth edition of Tales of ‘S' competition

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 23, 2018). Civica, a leading global supplier of critical software applications, digital solutions and managed services that help transform the way organisations work, is delighted to publish the eighth edition of Tales of ‘S', a compilation of winning short stories submitted by students from across Singapore.
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The State of Open Data 2018 – Global Attitudes towards Open Data

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 23, 2018). Open data has become more embedded in the research community – 64% of survey respondents reveal they made their data openly available in 2018. However, a surprising number of respondents (60%) had never heard of the FAIR principles, a guideline to enhance the reusability of academic data.
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Follett Supports Safe Schools by Partnering with CrisisGo

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 23, 2018). In support of making every staff member, teacher and student safer at their schools, Follett today announced it is partnering with CrisisGo to sponsor the release of their Safe Classroom product to PreK-12 Schools nationwide free of charge.
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Evergreen completes move to web client, adds new features

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 23, 2018). The new Evergreen Release 3.2 completes the move to a modern web-based staff client, phasing out the old client, while providing other enhancements developed by the Evergreen community to enhance service for library users and improve tools for library managers.
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San Juan Bautista City Library Goes Live on ByWater Solutions Koha Support

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 23, 2018). ByWater Solutions, an open source community contributor and America's forefront provider of Koha support, announced today that the San Juan Bautista City Library, in California is now live on Koha with ByWater Solutions! ByWater completed the transition of the library's 8,000 plus holdings from Follett ILS and is providing ongoing support services to the library.
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Follett Challenge launches 2019 contest

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 22, 2018). The Follett Challenge launches its eighth annual contest today and this year's entrants will have additional incentive to capture the Grand Prize. In addition to winning $60,000 in Follett products and/or services, the winning school will receive a personal visit from Kwame Alexander, one of the country's most acclaimed and innovative children's book authors, as part of the award celebration.
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American Society of Hematology Adds Remarq

Library Technology Reports - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55
(October 22, 2018). RedLink announced that the American Society of Hematology, publisher of clinical and scientific research in the field of hematology, is the latest publisher to offer Remarq, a tool for the research and education communities providing collaboration, annotation, commenting, article sharing, and editorial tools, all on the publisher's site and utilizing the version of record.
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Them : why we hate each other--and how to heal /

New At the Library - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55

    ISBN: 9781250193681
    Author: Sasse, Benjamin E.,


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Native Americans state by state /

New At the Library - Tue, 2018-11-20 10:55

    ISBN: 9780785835875
    Author: Sapp, Rick


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